When we plan to set up a new aquarium, we often imagine the end result. The longer we engage in this hobby, the more demanding we have of ourselves, waiting for our imaginations to be accurately reflected in the future. Such a plan is very important as it determines the choice of species suitable for the particular environment that we are creating. Setting up the underwater world that your animals meet in nature is nothing more than creating a biotope aquarium.Continue reading
While setting up an aquarium, every aquarist firstly has to possess at least basic knowledge about the underwater environment maintenance. As many of you know, this is a complicated hobby and combining different aspects to create a balanced environment often needs a lot of articles to read. But that’s for one purpose: the final effect- a colorful tank full of dense plants and lots of beautiful fish. Today let’s get closer to a basic understanding of aquarium filtration.
When we set up a new tank, one of the main things we think about are animals. Aquascapers often look for colorful, beautiful fish which is of course understandable. It’s worth choosing not only such fish but also some that will help the aquarist to maintain his/her tank clean and healthy. Let’s present some species that can join your Cleanup Crew!
Have you heard of Madagascar lace? This species is morphologically very variable and its forms have until recently been described as separate species. In our opinion it’s a very decorative and impressive plant which will draw the attention of every aquarist. Let’s meet closer aponogeton madagascariensis!Continue reading